Mugabe Has Left, but His Legacy Haunts Zimbabwe’s Election

HARARE, Zimbabwe — When Robert G. Mugabe stepped down as Zimbabwe’s president last fall, jubilant citizens poured into the streets of Harare, the capital, hoping that the...

10 of Our Best Reads on Zimbabwe

The news that President Robert Mugabe has resigned in Zimbabwe is a pivotal moment in the southern African...

Robert Mugabe Resigns as Zimbabwe’s President, Ending 37-Year Rule

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Robert Mugabe — who has ruled Zimbabwe since independence in 1980 and once proclaimed that...

Robert Mugabe, in Speech to Zimbabwe

Refuses to Say if He Will Resign...

‘The Zimbabwe of My Youth Is No More’

I couldn’t sleep. I follow twimbos (Zimbabwean Twitter users) and am part of several WhatsApp groups,...

A Strongman Nicknamed ‘Crocodile’ Is Poised to Replace Mugabe

The son of farmers, he was a hardened freedom fighter by 16, trained as a lawyer...

Trade on the Streets, and Off the Books, Keeps Zimbabwe Afloat

HARARE, Zimbabwe — Dusk falls and thousands of vendors fan out across central Harare. Through the...



Zimbabwe score late double for great World Cup qualifying escape

My ties with Zimbabwe have been cut

Zimbabwe left an indelible mark in Morocco

Zimbabwe’s women boycott Olympic football qualifier against Zambia over unpaid fees